Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service: incidents of interest

Incidents of interest

Incident date and time
09/08/2019 13:57
Incident Type
Firefighters remove two-foot snake from Aldershot woman's home
Description of Incident
Crews were called to Heron Wood Road in Aldershot after a woman found a two-foot snake in a larder. 
The species was found to be a grass snake and was removed by Animal Rescue Advisor Paul Rance, who is based at Lyndhurst, and the RSPCA. 
This was carried out using snake sticks and a pillow case. 
The reptile was released unharmed into woodland. 
The stop message was at 15:49.
Heron Wood Road
GU12 4BH
United Kingdom